The table below looks at the statistics for FTP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FTP over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
File Transfer Protocol (FTP)
Rank 95 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing FTP 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.47% 0.45% 0.094%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.28% 2.74% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 1
Average salary £50,000 £29,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -9.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,250 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+0.67% -3.87%
FTP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
263 219 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 20.47% 16.34% 18.91%
Number of salaries quoted 231 201 191
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,700 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

FTP
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

FTP Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

FTP
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FTP across the Wales region.

FTP Salary Trend in Wales

FTP
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FTP across the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

FTP Salary Histogram in Wales

FTP
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FTP within the Wales region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +10 6 £50,000 +72.41%
FTP
UK

FTP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP.

1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) IPv4
5 4 (44.44%) IPv6
5 4 (44.44%) CCIE
6 3 (33.33%) Juniper
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
7 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
7 2 (22.22%) F5
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (22.22%) MPLS
7 2 (22.22%) Project Management
7 2 (22.22%) IPsec
7 2 (22.22%) CCNA
8 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
8 1 (11.11%) SMTP
8 1 (11.11%) SQL
8 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
8 1 (11.11%) IIS
8 1 (11.11%) ITIL

FTP
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales region citing FTP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FTP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DNS
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 7 (77.78%) Internet
2 7 (77.78%) LAN
2 7 (77.78%) WAN
2 7 (77.78%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) IPv4
4 4 (44.44%) IPv6
5 2 (22.22%) MPLS
5 2 (22.22%) IPsec
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Network Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) Network Architecture
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
3 2 (22.22%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) MCSA
4 1 (11.11%) CCENT
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) VMware
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft